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FOX News
Aug 24, 2013 12:00am PDT
resulty. favorite food? most people said new york with california and louisiana also getting nods. favorite state? california followed by colorado. most arrogant and rudest, new york and new york. hottest residents, california. weirdest accents? massachusetts and then louisiana and alabama and minnesota and new york and new jersey. and finally, most beautiful scenery? colorado. i believe we have tape of a first time visitor to the rocky mountains. they are magestic. don't even know what that means. jake, new york was voted the most arrogant and the rudest. is that because people who are not from new york are just jealous a-holes? >> absolutely. to be honest i was shocked to find out there was other states beyond new york or california. they don't do any show business in those other states and i don't care. >> buck, texas came in first for the state people would like to see kicked out of the union. is it wise to mess with texas? i am told 245 is a bad thing to do. >> you don't mess with texas. th is a business insider poll. business insider with a lot of finance guys so watch msnbc
FOX News
Aug 14, 2013 2:00am PDT
overnight a 12-hour hostage standoff at a louisiana bank coming to an end. the suspect and one victim both dead after gun fire erupts there. we have the latest development coming right up. >> we have more at the center of the irs scandal. why lawmakers are asking lois lerner are handing over documents from her personal i mail account. >> a frightening discovery for a texas couple where they heard voices on their child's baby monitor but it wasn't an intruder, it was hackers. a warning for every parent. "fox & friends first" starts right now. >> good morning to you everyone as we wake up here on the east coast half past the hour. good morning to you. it is wednesday morning and welcome to "fox & friends first". i am heather nauert. >> it is 5:30 on the east coast that means we are going to get right to our first story a fox news alert. a 12-hour hostage standoff ending with the gunman and one of the hostages dead. >> anna kooiman has all of the breaking details. good morning to you, anna. what can you tell us? >> police identifying the gunman at around 1:00 a.m. eastern. they shot and
CNN
Aug 24, 2013 1:00pm EDT
see. a sinkhole in action, and it's inching closer and closer to a louisiana town. the state says there's only one way to stop it. find out what that is. are you flo? yes. is this the thing you gave my husband? well, yeah, yes. the "name your price" tool. you tell us the price you want to pay, and we give you a range of options to choose from. careful, though -- that kind of power can go to your head. that explains a lot. yo, buddy! i got this. gimme one, gimme one, gimme one! the power of the "name your price" tool. only from progressive. yeah... try new alka seltzer fruit chews. they work fast on heartburn and taste awesome. these are good. told ya! i'm feeling better already. [ male announcer ] new alka seltzer fruits chews. enjoy the relief! [ male announcer ] new alka seltzer fruits chews. exciting and would always come max and pto my rescue. bookstore but as time passed, i started to notice max just wasn't himself. and i knew he'd feel better if he lost a little weight. so i switched to purina cat chow healthy weight formula. i just fed the recommended amount... and they bot
CNN
Aug 25, 2013 5:00pm EDT
and arizona. torrential rain is forecast for tropical depression evo. >>> murder in louisiana. an 87-year-old woman shot and killed. the shooter, sent home with his parents. yeah. you heard that right. that is the story and that's next. >>> and the donald being sued. why the state of new york is going after donald trump for $40 million. peoi go to angie's listt for all kinds of reasons. to gauge whether or not the projects will be done in a timely fashion and within budget. angie's list members can tell you which provider is the best in town. you'll find reviews on everything from home repair to healthcare. now that we're expecting, i like the fact i can go onto angie's list and look for pediatricians. the service providers that i've found on angie's list actually have blown me away. find out why more than two million members count on angie's list. angie's list -- reviews you can trust. >>> this is a story that will definitely grab your attention. police say an 8-year-old boy intentionally shot and killed his 87-year-old live-in caregiver with her own gun. police in slaughter, lou
FOX News
Aug 30, 2013 1:00am PDT
continue from boston. the feds are suing the state of louisiana for giving minority kids scholarships. wait until you hear this. the factor returns from boston in just a few moments. >> bill: personal story segment tonight, as you may know there is intense debate to allow poor american children to receive money and use it to pay for private school that is called vouchers. teachers unions and many on the left oppose vouchers say they weaken public schools. some conservatives believe educational competition will make the public schools better. president obama and eric holder are siding with the left. now they have filed a lawsuit against louisiana over the voucher issue i talked with the governor bobby jindal last night. >> bill: why is the federal government taking the time and the expense pause all where paying to this. hey you can't give vouchers to your state is paying for it. we are going to stop you from doing that why is holder launching on that obama administration trying to protect poor minority kids trapped in failing schools. 8,000 kids getting these dislips. 100% of these ar
KRON
Aug 26, 2013 8:00pm PDT
. is coming up. plus: a shocking murder in louisiana involving a young boy has rekindled the debate over video games causing violence. our gabe slate has a list of the most violent games out there on the market right now. and former disney star miley cyrus making headlines. for her more than eye-catching performance at the m-t-v video music awards. happening now at 8-30-- back after the break. if you're like me, you've been working you've been working like a dog all year. but you don't need to camp out 'til labor day to reward yourself! mattress discounters' labor day sale ends monday! rest those tired bones on a queen size sealy gel memory foam mattress for just $497! get 48 months interest-free financing on the entire tempur-pedic cloud collection. not to labor the point... but this sale ends monday! ♪ mattress discounters! the "rim fire" continues to burn out of control inside and outside yosemite national park. with thousands of firefighters battleing the blaze. you can see just how massive it is from these new pictures. here's the latest. the fire has now burned almost 150 -
MSNBC
Jul 31, 2013 6:00pm PDT
rouge, louisiana, officials there still haven't adjusted to a supreme court ruling from 10 years ago. over the last two years, sheriff's deputies have arrested a dozen men for flirting with the intention to have sex. the men did not break any other laws. seriously, no law broken. they were arrested and charged under a law that was found to be unconstitutional by the supreme court over a decade ago. the sheriff says he will expunge the men's records and waive the fee to do so. councilmembers said they would take a look at such a proposal. but there are already laws in place to protect gay people. you mean like the 10-year-old supreme court rule something that doesn't seem like enough here. it is truly exciting as of midnight there will be two more states that let gay people get married, we will still have a patchwork system in this country where rights are not dolled out equally, but then again, 13 states, that's all we had when we, the united states first became a country. can you do a lot with just 13 states. joining us now is pennsylvania state representative brian simms. represent
ABC
Aug 4, 2013 7:00am PDT
louisiana bayou. we're kicking off shark week here on "gma" just when you thought it was safe to get in the water. >>> hey, good morning, everybody. we've also got some breaking sports news this morning about the fate of yankee superstar alex rodriguez. our colleagues over at espn are reporting that major league baseball will suspend a-rod tomorrow. it's not a lifetime ban, but it is big, and ron will have the details on that coming up. >> yeah, the league's highest paid player was determined that he was coming back to the yankees. >>> also, this morning, this is a day of high anxiety for americans in nearly two dozen countries where in an unprecedented move, u.s. embassies are completely shut down right now as a result of a new and credible terror threat from al qaeda. a full report coming up. >> homeland security also taking steps here in the u.s., as well, this morning. >>> also this morning, we've all seen the famous pictures of the running of the bulls, the annual spectacle in pamplona, spain. now, this pageant is coming to the united states, and surprisingly not everybody i
PBS
Aug 16, 2013 7:00pm EDT
. alex: michael. what is louisiana? yes. word origins -- $400. kate. what is ambulance? yes. states by lake for $800. colby. what's ohio? right. word origins -- $800. michael. what is "d'oh"? [ laughter ] yes, you did that well. word origins -- $1,200. answer -- daily double. [ applause ] let's do $2,600. okay, here is the clue. jimmy? this term for the part of a fair or carnival where sideshows and other amusements are located comes from the site of an 1893 expo held in chicago. what is the boardwalk? no, i bet you colby would have gotten this. "what is the midway?" the midway. all right, you drop to $5,000. you and colby are tied for the lead. go again. word origins -- $1,600. [ beep ] and that word is ombudsman. back to you, michael. let's finish off word origins -- $2,000. kate. what is umami? you are right. states by lake for $1,200. michael. what is michigan? yes. states by lake -- $1,600. answer -- the other daily double. kate: wow. colby: man! [ laughs ] [ applause ] alex: colby and kate moaning because you found both daily doubles and you have a slight lead of $1,200, michael.
Univision
Aug 29, 2013 6:30pm PDT
imagen del desastre el sÚper domo de louisiana que sirviÓ de refugio que no pudieron salir cuando se ordenÓ la evacuacion. >>> y ocho aÑo despuÉs se encuentra con cambio de nombre y se casarreconstruyÓ. >>> luz sabÍan fallecieron 1464 personas y ahora tras la recuperaciÓn de mÁs de 300 mil viviendas y la ciudad muestra seÑales de recuperaciÓn, y recuerde las imÁgenes de katrina en u videos.com. >>> y la tormenta tropical cauÓo la muerte de una persona esta madrugada por el paso de baja california y los daÑos se reportaron principalmente en el popular balneario de cabo san lucas, y tambiÉn ocasionÓ el derribo de Árboles y suspen de las energÍa elÉctrica. >>> y colombia fue escenario hoy de numerosos manifestaciÓn nosotros ciudades del paÍs se tomaron las calles lo estudiantes y tambiÉn los trabajadores de la salud, si sindicalistas y camioneros y se registraron enfrentamiento entre jÓvenes y fuerzas policiapolicio en bogotÁ. >>> vamos con la protesta. >>> las principales calles del centro de bogotÁ se convirtieron hoy en un verdadero campo de ba fal batalla. >>>
CBS
Aug 17, 2013 1:35am EDT
, aren't you? >> yes. >>> we're headed to louisiana. there's a "duck dynasty" star who might rung for congress. you know the dude with the long beards, one of the friendlier guys on "duck dynasty." the republican strategists are trying to push him to run for one of the open seats that came up. >> he would definitely win. he is really popular. >> and it's almost a given he would get it if he ran. but he said he feels like he doesn't have the time to commit to running for congress. do you know how much they make per episode? $200,000, split amongst all of them. >> how many of them is there? >> enough. >> we're in the wrong hustle. >> why aren't we on "duck dynasty"? >> this tdude is start. he should take everyone hunting. under the new ramification. >> under the new what? >> under the ramification of the new salary thing. >> the what? >> you used the word in the wrong sentence, dude. >> used the word in a wrong sentence. are you serious? >> a new show called ""duck dynasty ". >>> the rav 4 makes the journey as amazing as the destination. smart, stylish and down for whatever. toyota,
NBC
Aug 10, 2013 9:00am EDT
. the coastal waters off louisiana's mainland are a patchwork of marshy islands, swamps, and bayous. valerie: south of new orleans, there's a cluster of islands. now, one of these is a remote island called mendicant island. sam: two researchers travel to this muddy, remote, and uninhabited island to test oysters, as part of a scientific project. jessica: i ended up spotting something moving in the water. so, i was wondering if it was a bag. and then i saw the telltale sign of a flipper. sam: it's a young dolphin stuck on a sandbar. to get to him, jessica has to first crawl across a mudflat, using a body board to stop herself from sinking into the mud. jessica: i had to crawl through the mud like an alligator would, on my hands and my knees, for about 100 to 200 feet. sam: when she gets there, jessica makes a terrible discovery. jessica: as soon as i arrived, the dolphin started making distress calls and started clicking. he was clearly very badly burned. his eye was milky, because the sun had been scorching him. dr. dold: bottlenose dolphins are commonly found in shallow water, but
CSPAN
Aug 20, 2013 8:00pm EDT
louisiana and why just write about it is that there is a budget crisis. and this is something being experienced all across the country in the last five years. but with shrinking budgets, you know, one of the places is the public defenders office. so in new orleans what happened was they were forced to lay off one third of the lawyers. so one whole division, conflicts vision. it means if there are two people arrested for robbing a 7-eleven, one gets the public defenders office, but because they could be accusing each other, you need a separate lawyer. so when no new orleans they had a separate division and they completely got rid of that and the budget cuts. so anyone who came in with multiple arrests like that, they had no attorneys. so they were just sitting in jail for months and months and judges were making please. they were scrambling, threatening to let people out of jail without a trial because this was such a clear violation of their rights. it was a fiasco fischer. >> host: in the same chapter that you called the perfect storm, he told the story of an individual that spent
CSPAN
Aug 1, 2013 1:00am EDT
louisiana, ms. lindy boggs. they was a pioneer and trail blazer for the state of louisiana. she served louisiana's second congressional district following the death of her husband, h lambings e boggs. she was the first woman to represent the state of louisiana in congress and founder of the congresswoman's caucus. mr. scalise: in tribute to her service as a pioneer for women, the congressional women's reading room is rightfully named in her honor down the hall. she was the first woman and only louisiana ambassador to the holy see in the tenure of pope john paul ii. lindy effortlessly balanced her role as a respected leader and loving mother. she loved her city of new orleans, in fact, lived on bourbon street for many of her later years in new orleans. she loved her beloved tulane university and in fact, just recently, she and her daughter cokie participated in a benefit for tulane university in new orleans. she's somebody who will be dearly missed and somebody who we are honored to have, to be able to call a former colleague of ours here in the house. with that, i yield back the balanc
Al Jazeera America
Aug 23, 2013 12:00pm EDT
louisiana to florida. you also have community activists on board, just a real fun crew. and we talked to this guy earlier today. raymond, you are pretty excited, but you are with a bus of all african-americans, and you were saying to me earlier -- >> i would love to have more diversity. that would be a major change between now and 50 years ago. let's show the change. instead of just sitting and waiting on it. >> we rolled martin luther kings words on the mall leading into this story, and it was about all colors and races joining together. what is your goal for this weekend? >> well, i don't think i'm looking for any particular thing. i'm going down there specifically to be in the mix of my people, and everybody doing something positive. you know? because we got a lot of negativity going on in the world, enough of it, don't you think? >> i think so. and there's not necessarily a divide of race in america at this point, but perhaps a disconnect. we were saying that earlier. what do you think? >> as of right now, yes, there is a disconnect. any time you have a paula dean making the statemen
MSNBC
Aug 26, 2013 8:00am PDT
bizarre case in louisiana. police say they cannot charge an 8-year-old boy for who they say shot and killed a 90-year-old woman on thursday. police say the woman was his caregiver and the boy just finished playing violent game grand theft army iv that was before the shooting. faith joining me now. the boy was taken into custody and later relieveased to his parents. this 8-year-old kid it's not under question that he pulled the trigger and took this 90-year-old's life. but what does the law say? >> investigators believe he did so intentionally. the law in louisiana says if you're 10 or younger you cannot be held criminally responsible. he c the parents are ordered to go to court this morning and the case has been reported to the department of children and family services. they are now going to look into it and try to address whatever behavioral issues may be at issue here. in terms of criminal responsibility, it's always a question how do you handle children who intentionally kill. our criminal justice system in louisiana does not address that and other states it's different. we have
Al Jazeera America
Aug 24, 2013 9:00pm EDT
. >> welcome back, louisiana has the highest incarceration in the world because of new orleans, the justice department and the sheriff are all battling over jail reforms. it is graphic and may be disturbing. >> in the shadow of downtown new orleans. >> the wall and the fence is not to keep people in, but to keep people like y'all out. >> it's called opp by the locals. >> why do they want to keep us out? >> because nobody wants to know what's going on inside of the prisons. >> it's called the most dangerous jail in america. >> thanks for having us. let's head on in. >> america tonight takes a rare look inside. until now, few cameras have been allowed behind these barbed wire fences. >violence here, an everyday event. so these were built after katrina? and how many of them are there? >> 88. how many inmates per these? 88. >> you got a lot of guys in these. >> the state of louisiana has the highest incarceration rate in the entire country. twice the u.s. average. 38,000 people come through o.p.p. every year. some do not survive. according to federal investigators, 40 inmates have died here sin
ABC
Aug 22, 2013 6:30pm EDT
but nothing like this. tonight a remarkable scene in louisiana caught on camera, everything vanishing in 30 seconds but what caused it and could it happen near you. here's abc's matt gutman tonight. >> reporter: this is not an optical illusion. a stand of trees seemly melting into this swamp in louisiana is being swallowed into a massive sink hole, sucking everything down with it. watch those trees again dipping slowly at first and then quickly vanishing into the hole. it's more than a football field deep. it's near an old salt mine. workers were using water to dissolve and pump out the salt deep underground and eventually pumped out enough to make the ground give way. now the earth slowly moves into the cavern causing growing sink holes above. >> it's going to continue to grow until it finds a point where it can support itself. >> reporter: the sink hole appeared a year ago. 150 house holds were evacuated and the state is suing the company that mined the salt. sink holes are system and often occur naturally. this one in downtown gal mall la city was big enough to swallow th
KRON
Aug 14, 2013 6:00am PDT
. >>james:a hostage situation in rural louisiana lasts nearly twelve hours before police were forced to end it. two hostages were shot as police stormed a bank in northeastern louisiana. they had set a midnight deadline after they say negotiations were no longer possible. authorities say the suspect, 20-year-old fuaed abdo ahmed, never intended to rob the bank -- rather, he was trying to make a statement. one hostage was released last night, but hours later, ahmed shot two of them. one of the hostages died. police shot and killed ahmed. a bus driver is speaking out after being shot by a passenger in seattle. 64-year-old deloy dupuis says he feels good to be alive. this is just a day after he was shot in the cheek and arm. here's video of the scene. police chased and fatally shot the gunman after he ran onto another bus. police say the gunfire began after dupuis asked three people to pay the bus fare. two of the passengers paid, and the third shot the driver twice before running away. >>james:a u-s -based rail company whose runaway oil train caused a fire and explosion that killed 47 people in
CNN
Aug 22, 2013 6:00am PDT
to blame for hurricane katrina? nearly a third of louisiana republicans are pointing the finger at, wait for it, president obama. >>> and, 32 days, 18 accusers and one very pitiful fall from office. san diego mayor bob filner strikes a deal. "newsroom" is back after a break. ♪ ♪ he's a 20-year-straight, get to work on time ♪ ♪ ♪ he's loved one woman for all his life ♪ ♪ ♪ everybody knows he ain't just tough ♪ ♪ he's strong [ male announcer ] the all-new 2014 chevy silverado. strong for all the roads ahead. [ male announcer ] a family that vacations together, sunscreens together. find a hilton everywhere you want to go with rates as low as $109 per night. book now at hilton.com/getaway. . it is clear this morning that hannah anderson does not want to be seen as a victim. the teenager kidnapped by a family friend who murdered her mother and brother decided to go public on nbc's "today" show anderson said she's not a victim, she's a survivor and talked publicly about ethan and her mom for the very first time. >> he had a really big heart and she was strong hearted
CSPAN
Aug 1, 2013 5:00pm EDT
pleasure to yield two minutes to the gentleman from louisiana, mr. scalise. the chair: the gentleman is recognized for two minutes. mr. scalise: thank you, mr. chairman and i thank the gentleman from virginia for yielding and for bringing this bill forward. i'm a strong supporter of the reins act and why we are bringing this bill forward is because of the regulations that have been coming from this obama administration. when i talk to small business owners in my district, the biggest impediment they tell me to creating more jobs, the biggest impediment, are the rules and regulations coming down from the federal government. the reins act says if these rules and regulations are so important and have a $100 million impact, shouldn't they come before congress and state their case? what are you so afraid of coming before the public body? president obama said he was going to be the most transparent ever. yet he has bureaucrats coming up with rules and regulations and we have hearings on this stuff. and when they talk about things kids' going to save lives, the rules have absolutely nothing
ABC
Aug 23, 2013 1:40am PDT
down down down >> this video, a line of trees collapsing into a sinkhole beneath a louisiana bayou. water rushing down beneath the trees like a drain. >> makes you wonder how does something like this happen and could it happen near you? abc's matt gutman went in search of answers. >> they're moving. they're moving, john. >> reporter: this is not an optical illusion. a standard tree, seemingly, melting into the swamp in bayou corridor, louisiana, being swallowed into a massive sinkhole, sucking everything down with it. watch the trees again -- dipping slowly at first then quickly vanishing into the hole. scientists say more than a football field deep. the sinkhole near an old salt line. workers using water to dissolve and pump out the salt. eye vently they pumped out enough to give the ground way. and the earth moves into the cavern causing ever growing sinkholes above. >> it will continue to grow where it finds a point where it can support itself. >> reporter: the sinkhole appeared a year ago. 150 household were evacuated. now the state is suing the company that mined the salt. but
MSNBC
Aug 21, 2013 11:00pm PDT
free trial. >>> you're not going to believe this one. republicans in louisiana want to blame president obama for the government's inept response to hurricane katrina down there. three years before he took office it occurred. well a new ppp poll of louisiana republicans finds that 29% of the republicans in louisiana say president obama was more responsible for the poor response to katrina. while 28%, one less, pin the blame on george w. bush who was actually president at the time. another 44% to show the murkiness in the big easy say they're not sure who to blame. think about it. the worst thing that's happened and they can't remember which president to blame. they should blame "w". barack obama of course, was a freshman united states senator in 2005 when katrina blew down the doors of new orleans. while president bush praised his fema chief michael brown, you're doing a heck of a job, brownie. we remember and everybody down there does. we'll be right back. >>> i think we're trying to make a statement to the legislature and the governor who have been extremely tone deaf to the concerns
FOX News
Aug 29, 2013 4:00pm PDT
, exactly 8 years ago today, hurricane katrina made landfall over louisiana. the start of that deadly disaster that forever changed the gulf coast. >> rolling? >> yeah. leave.emely hard to your whole life is here and your whole world. it's hard to decide what's important or value. >> harris: it hit that day but took days before we learned the truex tent. the storm killed 1800 people. damaged or destroyed more than a quarter million homes. thousands of americans took refuge at the superdome in new orleans. remember these pictures? punishing heat. 8 years later the rebuilding is far from over. but today people in new orleans hard-hit lower ninth ward got together to remember the life-changing storm and to say a prayer for their community. in a statement the governor of louisiana bobby jindal said hurricane katrina was a terrible and devastating storm that wrought us to our knees but it didn't shake our resolve. we are with you, louisiana. we'll be right back. i'd be sitting there with my friends who had their verizon phones and i'd be sitting there like "mine's still loading!" i couldn'
CNN
Aug 26, 2013 3:00am PDT
horrifying scene in louisiana. an 8-year-old boy accused of shooting and killing his 87-year-old caregiver after reportedly playing a video game. the case is renewing a fierce debate as to whether the violent games are to claim. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. this case really has the potential to steer up a couple of debates, the gun debate as well as how media and particularly video games really effect children. a neighborhood is stunned after investigators say an 8 year old shot and killed his 87-year-old caregiver maurice mothers. >> it is a shock to me as much as everything else. >> reporter: the little boy told sheriff's deputies it was an accident. the sheriff's department said their evidence has led investigators to believe the 8-year-old juvenile intention mrs. smothers in the back of the head as she sat in her living room watching television. the boy was playing the popular video game grand theft auto 4. >> playing during the shooting and still on the television when police arrived cannot be overlooked. can you say it caused him to shoot? we don't know. >> repo
FOX News
Aug 21, 2013 10:00pm EDT
, last night you heard this from a louisiana state senator. >> liberalism has nearly destroyed black america. and now it's time for black america to return. >> up next, elbert guillory is here to tell you why he stands by that. and yes, the jobless rate did dip down in july. don't be fooled by that. we are right now in a real job crisis for many of americans, maybe even for you. you'll hear from representative michele bachmann and our panel of job seekers coming up. >>> if you are having a drink right now, as you watch "on the record" we have a story you cannot miss. stay tuned. you're going to thank us tomorrow. what are you doing back there? ow! that hurt! no, no, no, no. you can't go to school like this, c'mon. don't do it! no! (mom vo) you never know what life's gonna throw at you. if i gotta wear clothes, you gotta wear clothes. (mom vo) that's why i got a subaru. i just pulled up. he did what now? no he's never done that before! oh really? i might have some clothes in the car. (announcer) love. it's what makes a subaru, a subaru. like carpools... polly wants to know if we can p
FOX News
Aug 21, 2013 10:00pm PDT
you heard this from a louisiana state senator. >> liberalism has nearly destroyed black america. and now it's time for black america to return. >> up next, elbert guillory is here to tell you why he stands by that. and yes, the jobless rate did dip down in july. don't be fooled by that. we are right now in a real job crisis for many of americans, maybe even for you. you'll hear from representative michele bachmann and our panel of job seekers coming up. >>> if you are having a drink right now, as you watch "on the record" we have a story you cannot miss. stay tuned. you're going to thank us tomorrow. every day we're working to be an even better company - and to keep our commitments. and we've made a big commitment to america. bp supports nearly 250,000 jobs here. through all of our energy operations, we invest more in the u.s. than any other place in the world. in fact, we've invested over $55 billion here in the last five years - maour commitment has lanever been stronger. and you know what i walked out with? [ slurps ] [ dad ] a new passat. [ dad ] 0% apr. 60 months. done and
ABC
Aug 23, 2013 2:35am EDT
louisiana bayou. what caused it? why it is not as uncommon as you might think. and later -- >> it's scary to think sthat soe one would try to sell something that has no gran of truth. >> a woman's hard earned weight loss used to sell get thin quick products without her approval. her campaign to take her image back. it's friday, august 23rd. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >>> good friday morning, everybody. tgif. look who's here. reena ninan filling in for diana. >> last time i was here you serenaded me with a song, cinco de mayo. >> no tequila, no guitars. good you are back. have a lot of fun. serious stuff to got to. syrian government right now offering a new explanation of the chemical attack that may have killed up to 1,000 people. deputy prime minister blaming foreign militants. >> he claims the attack had backing of israel and supporters in the west. the u.n. urging the syrian government to allow inspectors to investigate the alleged use of chemical weapon. here's abc's martha raddatz. >> reporter: it is a terrible and urgent task, the u.s. and u.n. raci
MSNBC
Aug 14, 2013 9:00pm PDT
dakota, was tasked with the decommissioned nuclear weapons down to their base in louisiana. the missiles were not supposed to be shipped with their live nuclear warheads, the warhead part was supposed to be taken have you the missiles and replaced with dummy weights for balance. but in august, 2007, instead of picking up the missiles with the dummy weights on them, the minot crew did not see what they were supposed to be doing. they didn't follow the procedures they were supposed to be following. and oh, yes, accidentally, without meaning to, without knowing that they had done it, they loaded onto that louisiana-bound air force bomber six missiles tipped with live nuclear war heads. half a dozen nuclear warheads, each with roughly the capacity to cause hiroshima times ten were sent up into the air on a cross-country domestic american flight without anybody knowing they were there. happily the plane had no trouble in flight. and because nobody knew to worry about the -- you know, jeez, it just seemed like a normal flight, that b-52 and the six live missiles sat unguarded on the t
CNN
Aug 25, 2013 6:00pm EDT
hitch times sometimes on the roofs or spaces in between cars. >>> a tragic story in louisiana. an 8-year-old boy intentionally shot and killed his 87-year-old live-in caregiver with her own gun. the child has been playing a violent video game, one in which you score points for shooting people. they say the two had a normal loving relationship. smothers was watching tv when she was shot in the head thursday evening. louisiana law exempts children under 10 from criminal responsibility. he won't face any charges. >>> in california, authorities are trying to solve a mystery that has a family and school community on edge. they are looking for a popular pennsylvania high school math teacher who vanished during a hiking trip to mammoth lake. 39-year-old matthew green would have started classes tomorrow, but he hasn't been heard from since mid july. brianna keel brianna keeler has more on the search. >> i want to be hopeful. it's so hard to be hopeful. >> reporter: it's hard because her brother matthew green is missing. the avid 39-year-old hiker and math teacher vanished more an month ago
CNN
Aug 16, 2013 2:00am PDT
sboog florida and into georgia. as we get through saturday, we see it spread back to louisiana and mississippi. notice toward the mid-atlantic, the moisture and chance for showers, nothing like the south. either way, the clouds are moving in. heavy rain toward texas. still raining in the southeast. we are talking about the combination bringing eight inches of rain that have been soaked. >> the rain is really stuck there in the southeast. >> this unbelievable amount of rain. this summer, we have seen way over, 10 to 15 inches over. >> how many inches of rain have they seen? >> every place is different but some ten to 15. >> thank you. >>> kind of good news/bad news. it's a deal for the believers convinced we are not alone on the universe. do you believe this? >> yeah. >> the cia is officially acknowledging the existence of super secret area 51. the documents include a map of the location in the nevada desert. would you go, berman? >> mm-hmm. >> you would? >> mm-hmm. >> they said it's a testing sight for surveillance during the cold war. >> you believe that? >> i do. >> if they are n
CNN
Aug 25, 2013 4:00pm EDT
in louisiana say an 8-year-old boy shot and killed his 87-year-old caregiver after playing a violent video game. police say the boy was playing grand theft auto 4 minutes before he grabbed the gun in the home and then shot her. the child told police that it was an accident. he won't face charges under a louisiana law. a child under the age of 10 is exempt from criminal responsibility. >>> and tomorrow, president obama awards the medal of honor for conspicuous gallantry to army staff sergeant carter. carter risked his life to get ammunition to fellow soldiers in a deadly taliban attack in afghanistan nearly four years ago. the names of all eight men who died on that day are engraved on a steel band that carter wears on his wrist. >>> and donald trump is facing a huge lawsuit from the state of new york. the attorney general says the billionaire's trump university committed fraud and scammed students for thousands of dollars. cnn business correspondent alison kosik is in new york to tell us what this is all about and how much money this state is trying to get out of donald trump
KRON
Aug 26, 2013 6:00am PDT
shocking story coming out of louisiana today. in a year-old boy suspected of shooting his caretaker. it is a violent video game to blame. that is the question. we will return story in a momen we nev plaon aull use. jus..haens. li my nch p. o cu of ur cam, litt thi a ltle at, and pack of ddenalle orinalanch rah di hidd valy it now time for t kron4 tech report with a gabe slate. >>: one of of the hardest things about back-to-school time are the price of textbooks. i have good news. google play has a new feature that could save you up to 80% on textbooks. google play has added a textbook tabs on its books section. you can buy textbooks or rent textbooks. we met up with tim courts @ google play headquarters learn more about it. >>: we have them in science, math, history. if he needed, we probably have it for you. >>: attempt showed us how easy it is to rent, buy a store and you textbooks on the new annexes 7 android tablet read the print option saves you up to 80% off the price of buying the book. >>: textbooks are incredibly expensive and beyond that, there are incredibly heavy. even when my
FOX
Aug 22, 2013 5:00pm PDT
a look at this video from louisiana where a sink hole swallows a group of trees, it happened yesterday. the sink hole appeared a year ago. it has grown to 24 acres. the state of louisiana blames it on the collapse of a salt dome cavern and sued two companies for the damage. 350 residents in the area are under a mandatory evacuation ord. >>> lawmakers in arkansas are considering a ban on body art. they sent a bill to the governor that bans dermal implants and some tattoos. lawmakers approved the ban for health reasons and to control infections. the bill does not state what kinds of tattoos would be prohibited. >>> used iphones are fetching high prices but that could change. they are paying $300 for iphone 5 in good condition but apple is expected to debut their new iphone 5s and iphone c. it will come in a range of colors, blue, yellow, red and green. demand for the new iphones could flood the market driving down the amount you could get for one. >>> suspicious device shut down a los angeles freeway this morning. they found what looked like a pipe bomb. the crew called authori
CNN
Aug 13, 2013 6:00pm PDT
hostage situation in louisiana. three people are being held at gunpoint in a bank in st. joseph. negotiators and police are outside. nobody is believed to be injured and the hostage holder is believed to be a convenience store owner. what is the latest on the sisuati situation down there? >> we're in negotiation stages with the individual that's in the bank. there are some demands that he have asked for and had negotiators from the federal level and state level talking with him at this time. we're just trying to work through this at this point. >> and do you believe that he is heavily armed? >> well, we do understand that he is armed. as to what degree, you know, we really have no way of knowing at this point. we don't want to speculate. but we have reason to believe so. >> well chief, we wish you the best. we'll bring any viewers updates when we have them through this hour. thank you very much indeed for joining me. >>> eight months after the massacre in new town, 90 thousand guns authorized for sale. a man that couldn't disagree with me more. he believes more guns equal less c
MSNBC
Aug 22, 2013 3:00pm PDT
family has been going wild over this poll that shows more louisiana republicans blame president obama for the response to hurricane katrina than president bush. yolanda says -- wow how ridiculous. i would like those people to explain how the president is to blame when he wasn't even president yet. grace says -- it shows how ignorant obama haters are. we want to hear your thoughts on this poll. head over to facebook and search "politics nation" and like you to join the conversation that keeps going long after the show ends. erectile dysfunction - erectile dysfunction - that could be a question of blood flow. cialis tadalafil for daily use helps you be ready anytime the moment's right. you can be more confident in your ability to be ready. and the same cialis is the only daily ed tablet approved to treat ed and symptoms of bph, like needing to go frequently or urgently. tell your doctor about all your medical conditions and medications, and ask if your heart is healthy enough for sexual activity. do not take cialis if you take nitrates for chest pain, as this may cause an unsafe drop in blo
CNN
Aug 14, 2013 7:00pm PDT
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CNN
Aug 17, 2013 10:00am PDT
. that's more than the population of the show's home town in louisiana. >> they've managed to create a ta trkt arta -- patina of a show that's around a country format. >> reporter: not only are the robertsons real people, but they still live in their home time. one offers visitors to duck into the city of monroe and follow the beards. now for the beards. the unkempt facial hair is all its own. i even felt a little out of place when i met them last year. there is a solution for that. the duck dynasty beard booth. problem solved. "duck dynasty" outstanding ratings are a threat and an example of how tv ratings are being dumbed down to the lowest common denominator. >> what we're seeing is there are all kinds of viewers watching some of these shows for different reasons. some watch them because they relate to the characters, and some people watch it to feel superior to the characters. the truth is, for a & e's purposes, it doesn't matter why people watch as long as they keep doing it. >> reporter: fans, however, argue it's not the beards or the camouflage that makes it attractive to the audie
FOX News
Aug 14, 2013 1:00pm PDT
louisiana republican senator albert gillry with us. what do you think of harry reid's remark? >> a morass of malarky. it makes a good american sick to hear someone saying that kind of humbug. some people have only one card in their deck and it's the race card. these people just insist on playing it again and again. it's divisive, it's stupid actually. >> neil: senator, what do you think of the way he couched it, not stating is outright saying i hope they're not doing this because the president's african-american, you can kind of have it both ways with a statement like that, right? >> i don't think so. i thought it was clear. it's race baiting clear and simple, playing the race card clearly. i was just disgusted to hear that. when my mother heard that -- my mother's 104. when she heard that first comment by the head of the louisiana democratic party she called me on the telephone, 104 years old, lifelong democrat and said i hope you're not involved. i don't want you associated. i don't want our family associated with anything as foolish as this. this is absolutely foolishness. >> neil: goo
CBS
Aug 20, 2013 3:35am EDT
residents -- okay? -- of louisiana. $210 million is owed to the residents of the state of louisiana. the state went to the federal government and said, "we need the information so we can give this money to our residents." >> right. >> federal government will not give it away, will not give the information to the state of louisiana. the money is owed to the residents, but the federal government won't give the information to the state. >> how do you know this? >> it's published! it's in the public domain. they're fighting it. i mean, this is the insanity. it's not front-page news, but it's published information. >> so, is it something, though, that you need to, like, get a lawyer and file a bunch of paperwork to have access to this information? >> no, and i'll tell you the reason why. i'll tell you the reason why i wrote the book, okay? it's called "free money 'they' don't want you to know about" 'cause as i was researching this, i've seen, for example, guys on tv. and there's a guy that i know called matthew lesko, and he wears the suits with the crazy question marks. >> oh, yeah. >> so l
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